July 17, 2014- An automobile accident in Ridgecrest leaves power outage for many in town. The car collision happened in Kern County, Thursday night.
The crash occurred at Bowman Road and Gateway Avenue. A silver vehicle was headed down the road, lost control, and smashed into a power pole. The accident caused a major power outage in the southeastern corner of Ridgecrest, and in the Ridgecrest Heights area.
The car’s driver suffered minor injuries, and was taken to Ridgecrest Regional Hospital.